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Artist Shows How Disney Princes Would Look In Real Life, And The Result Is Amazing

Finnish artist Jirka Vinse Jonatan Väätäinen has grown up with Disney and its characters have become his inexhaustible source of inspiration. During …

Walt Disney Company

'The Avengers' Reimagined As An All Female Cast Is Awesome

Thanks to the wonders of technology (specifically a little tool called Faceapp) you can now turn anyone into a Marvel Avenger.<p>The app uses a complex …

Comics

Golden Angle Composition in Street Photography

The golden angle is one of the most dynamic street photography techniques/compositions we can apply to our photos:Download PSD (Photoshop) file:To …

A Graphic Designer Redesigned Every NFL Logo & They All Came Out Amazing

NFL fans don’t like change when it comes to logos and uniforms – but many might make an exception after seeing what one graphic designer came up with …

This Couple Found a Math Error in the Lottery and Made $27 Million (Playing Over and Over for 55 Weeks)

"Oh, I knew it would work," the wife said. "I knew it would work."<p>The lottery is usually a lousy return--but for a husband and wife team who figured out a math error in games run by two states, it became a wildly profitable investment strategy.<p>Meet Marge and Jerry Selbee, owners of a "party store" …

Alberta hasn’t suffered for raising the minimum wage

<i>Ian Hussey is a research manager at the Parkland Institute, an Alberta-wide public-policy research institute based in the Faculty of Arts at the University of Alberta.</i><p>Raising the minimum wage to $15 an hour was a key plank in the Alberta NDP's 2015 election platform.<p>At $10.20 an hour, and $9.20 for …

How your body fights back when you diet

Diets do not work.<p>The scientific evidence is clear as can be that cutting calories simply doesn't lead to long-term weight loss or health gains.<p>We suspect most dieters have realized this by now too. And yet, here they are again, setting the same weight loss goal this year that they set last …

Holistic Medicine

A step-by-step guide to get richer, healthier, and happier in 31 days

If you don't yet have a plan for 2018, you might be in trouble.<p>Lucky for you, we've already made a plan for you. Above is our 31-day guide to starting off a healthy, wealthy, happy year. Each day is accompanied by a task, along with a quick explanation, below, of why it's important.<p>Read on to find …

Watch: Stealthy Octopus Leaps From Water and Attacks Crab

The predator's "sheer aggressiveness" surprised even an octopus scientist.<p>Elusive creatures known mainly for their eight arms, ink blast, and high intelligence, octopuses are also fearsome predators with a variety of natural weapons at their disposal.<p>Porsche Indrisie learned that firsthand recently …

Zoology

How to register for $25 Loblaw card after bread price-fixing admission

VANCOUVER -- Loblaw Companies Ltd. is offering customers a $25 gift card as a goodwill gesture after admitting the company participated in an …

Best Buy Canada's Black Friday tech deals - the complete list

2017 has seen more ‘pre-Black Friday’ sales from Canadian retailers than ever before. Walmart, The Source, Staples, Best Buy and Amazon Canada all …

Send scam emails to this chatbot and it’ll waste their time for you

Chatbots. They’re usually a waste of your time, so why not have them waste someone else’s instead? Better yet: why not have them waste an <i>email scammer’s</i> time.<p>That’s the premise behind Re:scam, an email chatbot operated by New Zealand cybersecurity firm Netsafe. Next time you get a dodgy email in …

SoFi loses another senior executive, as chief revenue officer Michael Tannenbaum departs

Online finance startup SoFi has lost yet another senior executive, the company has confirmed. Chief revenue officer Michael Tannenbaum is the latest exec to leave, following a string of departures in the company’s senior ranks.<p>Tannenbaum joined SoFi as VP of finance in 2014, but quickly moved up …

Hackaday Prize Entry: USB GSM GPS 9DOF SD TinyTracker Has All the Acronyms

[Paul] has put together an insanely small yet powerful tracker for monitoring all the things. The USB TinyTracker is a device that packages a 48MHz …

Don't use email unsubscription services that sell your data - try this instead

A report from The New York Times on newly uncovered malpractice at Uber pointed to the company buying data about people’s Lyft ride usage through Unroll.me, a free service that helps you unsubscribe from email lists and newsletters.<p>Unroll.me isn’t the only one; you’ll find others like Unsubscriber …

Why Us Average Joe Photographers Suck at Instagram

I am not good at Instagram and neither are you. I know this because if you were good at it, you would not be reading this. The photographers who gain …

6 key tips for keeping hackers out of your smart home

If forecasts and research firms have it right, pretty much everything in your home might soon be connected to the internet, from your fridge to your …

This Harry Potter World Engagement Shoot Is Sweeter Than Fizzing Whizbees

Instead of traditional engagement photos, this Harry Potter-loving couple took their geeky love to the next level by shooting them at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Orlando, FL. It looked like they had the best time together walking the streets of Diagon Alley with wands in hand and sipping …

Marvel 'Civil War' Comic Book Writer Rips Russo Bros.' Movie Adaptation

Mark Millar apparently wasn’t a fan of “Captain America: Civil War”<p>Outspoken comic book writer Mark Millar had a tough time at the movies in 2016, …

Comic Books

Machine Learning Examples That Will Amaze You

When Bill McDermott, CEO of <b>SAP</b>, the world’s largest business software provider, believes the next five to 10 years will be far more disruptive than the five to 10 we just lived through, it’s time to sit up and pay attention.<p>The culprits behind this oncoming wave of disruption? <b>Machine Learning</b>, …

Machine Learning

NFL WEEK 5: Our official predictions for who wins this weekend

This week's football news was dominated by two things: Odell Beckham Jr., who says he is no longer having fun playing football, and the league's inability to regulate player celebrations after several players celebrated with pelvic-thrusts, some of which were flagged and others that were not.<p>Oh …

Samsung will be deactivating your defective Galaxy Note 7 if it isn't returned

If owners of the Galaxy Note 7 do not return their defective devices by September 30th, Samsung may be remotely deactivating any devices, rendering …

Ryan Reynolds Paid to Have 'Deadpool' Writers on Set When Fox Wouldn't

<b>Rhett Reese</b> and <b>Paul Wernick</b> cared deeply about <i>Deadpool</i>. The two screenwriters behind <i>Zombieland</i> spent six years on the project, on and (mostly) off. …

Galaxy Note 7 Helmatica Series Wraps/Skins by Slickwraps

• Includes Certificate of Authenticity<p>Beautiful, Glossy Finish<p>360° of Ultra-Thin Durable Protection<p>Slickwraps and Justin Maller have teamed up again in …

Reading Makes You Carsick Because Your Brain Thinks It's Being Poisoned

<i>(Photo: Toni Barth/EyeEm)</i><p>By Melissa Dahl<p>There are those who can happily while away a long road trip with the companionship of a good book, their minds flying away with the plot even as their bodies remain motionless in the passenger seat of a car plowing along a freeway. And then there are those -- …

The "Harry Potter" Cast In The First Movie, Last Movie, And Now

They out here.<p><i>NOTE: Sadly, Richard Harris, Richard Griffith, and Alan Rickman are no longer with us. Because of that, they (and their characters) are not on this list, though they remain in our hearts forever.</i>

Film Industry

Scientists have a fascinating theory to explain why smart people should spend less time with friends

Ready?<p>"I'm just too intelligent."<p>Be sure to come with plenty of supporting evidence, namely an IQ score and the results of a recent study on the "<b>savanna theory of happiness</b>." Your pals will be sure to understand.<p>The study, led by psychologists at Singapore Management University and the London …

Here's How You Should Be Charging Your Phone, According to Science

We've been doing it wrong.<p>Yes, we know. Our smartphone batteries are bad because they barely last a day.<p>But it's partially our fault because we've …

Batteries

Man potentially facing charges for using gun-shaped iPhone case in London airport

Last year, police departments started speaking out against a wave of gun-shaped iPhone cases that were gaining popularity. If common sense wasn’t enough, police departments warned that using such cases was a “terrible idea” and puts people in danger. Nevertheless, a London man could be facing …